Wed.May 02, 2012

Trending Sources

Three Reasons Kids Need Digital Literacy and Citizenship Education

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Photo by WhiteAfrican. Here’s some great advice from my colleagues at CommonSense Media. Who knows what’s coming at us? Location sharing?

Statistics on Women at Work

SocialFish

From the MBA @ UNC Blog :  (tip o’ the hat to Joe Gerstandt for the find). Women today are making professional strides at an unprecedented level.

27 Ways to Increase Engagement on Your Facebook Page

John Haydon

Network for Good hosted a webinar yesterday where I presented 27 Ways to Increase Engagement on Your Facebook Page.

PDF 39

Bookshare Celebrates Its 10th Anniversary at Google

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

The event was hosted by Google on its campus in Mountain View, California, which is home to some of the most cutting edge technologists in the world.

Year One as a Museum Director. Survived!

Museum 2.0

Today is my one-year anniversary as the executive director of the Santa Cruz Museum of Art & History. year ago, I put my consultant hat on the shelf and decided to jump into museum management (a sentence I NEVER would have imagined writing five years ago). People are showing up, getting involved, and sharing their enthusiasm in droves.

More Trending

Online Challenge Raises $2-Million for Charities That Aid Minorities - Prospecting - The Chronicle of Philanthropy- Connecting the nonprofit world with news, jobs, and ideas

AFP Blog

Online Challenge Raises $2-Million for Charities That Aid Minorities - Prospecting - The Chronicle of Philanthropy- Connecting the nonprofit world with news, jobs, and ideas : An online fundraising challenge to spur giving among minorities ended Thursday night after raising $2.2-million in just 10 days. The W.K.

Is Cause Marketing Real Advocacy or Consumer Apathy at its Finest?

ASU Lodestar Center

posted by Audra Buras , Grants and Outreach Specialist, Program for Torture Victims. Some days I question whether or not I might be a nonprofit junkie.

AskIdealware: How Do I Draw On A Computer?

Idealware

Hand-drawn images can add color and personality to your organization's website, blog and Facebook page, but how can you make them on a computer?

Webinar Recap: Finding Funders for Your Cause

Tech Soup Blog

Did you miss last week's webinar, Toolkit Essentials: Finding Funders for Your Cause ? Foundation Center Resources.

Old Family, New Family

Connection Cafe

Author: Guest Blogger. This week, these words have added significance. Within one week of my five year anniversary at Convio, we will say goodbye to an incredible company as we prepare for an even brighter future ahead. Sara summed it up so well her post yesterday of what an exceptional executive TEAM Gene has put together here at Convio.

Nonprofits Make Sure Friends Find Them ‘Pinteresting’ - TheNonProfitTimes

AFP Blog

Nonprofits Make Sure Friends Find Them ‘Pinteresting’ - TheNonProfitTimes : Lindsay Nichols admitted that she was just experimenting when she created the Pinterest account for GuideStar, a Washington, D.C.-based based nonprofit that publishes organizational Form 990s and other sector data. NPGuidestar NPPinterest

Lame spam of the day: Amazon cancelation

Robert Weiner

Lame lame lame. This doesn't look remotely like an email from Amazon. And of course it's not for a product I ordered. Would someone really click this?

Event: List Growth Strategies for Nonprofits

Beaconfire Wire

“Grow the list.” ” It’s probably the first topic of every strategy meeting at your nonprofit or association unless it’s tumped by “raise more money.” ” Needless to say the two are tightly correlated. Will we see you there? Time: Discussion starts at 4:30 PM. Place: FHI360. Washington, DC 20009.